Fire fighters called out to Littleham Court last night (Thursday) to reports of chimney fire.

Fire fighters were called to reports of a chimney fire in Littleham last night (Tuesday).

A crew from Bideford arrived at 10.35pm and found a fire within the semi-detatched home in Littleham Court.

They extinguished the fire using chimney gear and a thermal imaging camera.

Last night was said to be the coldest night of the year so far, with temperatures dipping well below freezing.